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Global Model Earthship

Our most universal model for the developed world is the Global Model.¬†It can be modified for almost any climate and comes in many sizes. It can also come in custom sizes. It has been built enough…

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How to Colonize Mars Succesfully, A Primer

Humanity will colonize Mars. It is inevitable. We cannot wait for everything to be perfect on Earth before we go to Mars (or the Moon). Colonizing Mars will unify Humanity in a way in which nothing…

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The power plant of the future is in your home

The price of solar power has fallen dramatically in the past four decades. This wonderful development has empowered individuals to install solar panels in their homes and produce their own energy….

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Pink Greenhouses can grow food and make electricity

By tweaking the glass roof panels of greenhouses, scientists have engineered a way to effectively grow indoor crops and gather power from the sun at the same time. In tests, the special pink glass…

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Starting a Plant-Based Diet? Here’s What to Know First

You’ve heard of a plant-based diet, but do you know what it actually means? Find out how we define this highly nutritious and sustainable way of eating. “Eating a plant based diet is…

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Puerto Rico’s energy crisis calls for sustainable solutions

On September 20th, Hurricane Maria pummeled into the Puerto Rican coast with wind speeds of up to 150 miles per hour, deluging the entire island with rain and quickly pulverizing its energy grid. The…

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TBT: Hut-Inspired Modular Earthship

The Hut-Inspired Modular Earthship was built in 2005 and was designed for clients who stayed in the Hut Earthship when it was a nightly rental and loved the building so much that they wanted to build…

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How 208 Hybrid Car Batteries Changed Yellowstone National Park Forever

I remember sitting with friends a few years ago, chatting excitedly about the influx of hybrid electric cars coming onto the¬†market. I was overjoyed and felt like this was a sign that we were slowly but surely¬†moving toward cleaner energy sources…